Jim Jarmusch

Director Profile

Born: 22 January, 1953
Country of Birth: USA

I consider myself a minor poet who writes fairly small poems. I'd rather make a movie about a guy walking his dog than about the emperor of China.

Biography

Born in Akron, Ohio, Jim Jarmusch lives and works in New York.

Available to Own

Permanent Vacation

(DVD) - RELEASE DATE: 05/10/2005

The film that defined Jarmusch’s unique style, Permanent Vacation is an intimate study in the... more »


Stranger than Paradise

(DVD) - RELEASE DATE: 26/10/2005

The film that launched Jarmusch's career, Stranger Than Paradise follows the adventures of Willie (John... more »


Down by Law

(DVD) - RELEASE DATE: 20/07/2005

DJ Zack and pimp Jack end up in prison for being too laid-back to avoid being framed for crimes they... more »


Mystery Train

(DVD) - RELEASE DATE: 26/10/2005

A Japanese couple arrive on a pilgrimage to Elvis' hometown of Memphis, an Italian woman accompanying... more »


Night on Earth

(DVD) - RELEASE DATE: 05/10/2005

Director Jim Jarmusch's episodic slice-of-life drama follows the adventures of five different cabdrivers in five different cities all over the world. more »

Filmography

2009 THE LIMITS OF CONTROL
2005 BROKEN FLOWERS
2003 COFFEE AND CIGARETTES
2002 TEN MINUTES OLDER: THE TRUMPET (segment "Int. Trailer Night")
1999 GHOST DOG: THE WAY OF THE SAMURAI
1997 YEAR OF THE HORSE (documentary)
1995 DEAD MAN
1993 COFFEE AND CIGARETTES: SOMEWHERE IN CALIFORNIA (short)
1991 NIGHT ON EARTH
1989 MYSTERY TRAIN
1989 COFFEE AND CIGARETTES: MEMPHIS VERSION (short)
1986 DOWN BY LAW
1986 COFFEE AND CIGARETTES (short)
1983 STRANGER THAN PARADISE
1982 THE NEW WORLD (short)
1980 PERMANENT VACATION
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